Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 17:51
A new study has revealed that obese children quadruple their risk of developing high blood pressure in adulthood, while overweight children double the risk.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 21:07
Researchers have developed a therapy that could dramatically slow the onset and progression of the Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 15:43
In India, there are less than seven doctors for every 10,000 people, and more than 4,700 children die every day before attaining the age of five, a report said Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 09:19
Global health experts have warned against giving iron supplements in areas where malaria is rampant, but a study Tuesday found no rise in cases of the mosquito-borne disease among children who took iron.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 17, 2013, 11:13
Children who have trouble sleeping tend to do worse in school than their peers who get a good night`s sleep, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 14:12
A new study has claimed that focusing on a single factor like the degree of BMI change among obese children is restrictive and can overlook other important health outcomes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 19:18
Children who are breastfed are more likely to recover from stuttering and return to fluent speech, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 21:16
A new study has revealed that children with disabilities receive harsher punishment across the developing world.